Recently we were invited to talk about flexible working at The PA Club’s January Discussion Forum. It was a lively session of PAs and Team Leaders from a number of industries including the legal and accounting sector. It’s great to attend a session like this, particularly when everyone is so passionate about the subject. It
Quite often in the recruitment process, candidates are now being asked to give a presentation. It fills many of us with dread; even if you like the idea of showing off your abilities in such a way, you can easily feel overwhelmed. Creating a dynamic and engaging presentation is no mean feat but remember it
Recently our Founder Sarah Broad was interviewed by Rachel Brushfield, the Talent Liberator, Energise who is a career strategist and fulfillment coach with a particular focus on portfolio careers. Here she talks to Sarah on what makes up her portfolio career. What is a portfolio career? It could mean many things but commonly a portfolio
We attended the recent Gender Pay Gap seminar at Hogan Lovells where we met Kaammini Chanrai who was presenting her findings on responsible flexible working for responsible businesses and we invited her to guest blog for us on her recent research in partnership with Santander. There is some really interesting findings and well worth the read.
If you couldn’t make our recent webinar on ‘How to win at interview’ then don’t worry here are our highlights. Victoria Mclean founder of CityCV an international career consultancy and award winning CV writer gave a comprehensive view on how to boost your chances of interview success. You can see the full webinar by signing
How do you create a sense of team cohesion in today’s workplace when the rise of flexible working means people have more control over how and where they work – the ‘job for life’ is no longer expected nor desired. Workers switch companies and careers to meet their changing goals and personal needs, and freelancing
We often get asked “What questions should I ask my future employer?” – perhaps because it’s the last opportunity to really stand out, given that questions usually come at the end of the interview. Here are our tips for success… Remember an interview is a two-way process, so it’s is important you find out as
Are you planning your next job move and feeling concerned or anxious about the interview process? Has it been years since your last interview? Do you need an interview refresh? Is your interview technique letting you down? City CV, the international award winning CV writing and interview coaching consultancy are partnering with us, to present
If you couldn’t make our recent webinar on ‘How to use and optimise LinkedIn’, then don’t panic! Here are the highlights from our hugely successful webinar, co-hosted with City CV (CV, LinkedIn, job application writing experts). The session, which was held in September, was designed for anyone who wants to harness the incredible power of
Are you beginning or stepping up your job search now the holiday period has come to an end? If so here are all the tips you need to make a success of your interviews – taking into account the changes that we are seeing in the interview process, for which you need to be prepared.